The Rachel Papers by Martin Amis
Charles Highway, a precociously intelligent and highly sexed teenager, is determined to sleep with an older woman before he turns twenty. Rachel fits the bill perfectly and Charles plans his seduction meticulously, sets the scene with infinite care - but it doesn't come off quite as Charles expects...
The 1420th greatest fiction book of all time
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- - 81st on In Which These Are the 100 Greatest Novels (ThisRecording.com)